Century man gets battery

A Century man was arrested May 4 and is facing a felony battery charge after deputies responding to an unknown disturbance complaint in Century discovered blood and an argument where the use of a knife was involved.

Brando Dewayne Jackson, 34, 7160 Robert Road, came to an apartment where Valencia Mitchell resided on April 29 and began knocking on her door at 9:30 p.m., according to an Escambia County (Ala.) Sheriff's Office report.

Jackson continued to knock on Mitchell's door throughout the night until 10:30 a.m. April 30. Mitchell told authorities Jackson had her phone and she wanted it b...